Insane In Edgar Allen Poe's The Raven

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In the poem The Raven, written by Edgar Allen Poe the narrator is grieving over a woman named Lenore. The narrator is visited by a raven that reminds him of his grief. The raven also represents evil and death. The Narrator’s deepening insanity can been seen through the narrator’s interactions with the symbolic raven. In this poem the narrator talks to a raven. A normal, sane person would not have a conversation with a bird. In lines 45-46 it shows that he thinks the raven is from the underworld. In lines 47 the narrator believes the bird is saying “nevermore”, ravens can not speak. The narrator is obviously hearing things. In addition, the narrator in The Raven is hallucinating this raven to grieve his loss of his beloved Lenore. He is in mourning
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